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Fighting “Lawfare”

I was pleased last week to secure a debate in Parliament on the development of something that has become known as “lawfare”. Over ten years after the end of operations in Iraq, British lawyers are trawling places like Basra finding people they can convince are “victims” and seeking to get them large sums in compensation. They do this by no-win-no-fee schemes or by using our taxes in legal aid...

Westminster Hall debate on the Iraq Historic Allegations Team – 27th January 2016

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